Justin Robinson, who with his brother last year was charged with the murder of 12-year-old Autumn Pasquale after her body was found in a recycling bin in Clayton, Gloucester County, N.J., was today sentenced to 17 years in jail, according to the South Jersey Times.
The 16-year-old, who was 15 when Pasquale was killed, and his brother Donte, who had been 16, had been arrested days after the young girl went missing.Pasquale's body was found in a bin near the boys' home. The girl allegedly brought her bicycle to their home so the boys could work on it and exchange parts.
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Justin Robinson will have to serve 85 percent — or 14.5 years — of his sentence before he is eligible for parole. Donte Robinson's charges are still pending in juvenile court.
Autumn Pasquale's father, Anthony, called Justin a"murderer who does not deserve to live."